Manager, Logistics (ZX Ventures)

    • United States

Purpose of the Job:
Manage logistics of key startup businesses

Business environment

Key Dimensions :
Manage logistics from end to end for customers across packaging and raw materials, including across multiple transport formats (FTL, LTL, Rail, Grain Truck)

Work with other stakeholders to create business reporting systems that can grow with flex.

Key Characteristics:
-This position has to be an ambitious self-starter, strong team player, inspiring and collaborative, gritty and resilient, demonstrating a fact-based structured approach with high sense of urgency.

-Must have basic understanding of brewing, packaging, engineering, project management, and internal ABI systems.

-Must be able to solve complex problems with integrative thinking and manage extreme uncertainty.

Key Contacts:
Internal: ZX Explore Team, VOPS Plant Managers, VOPS logistics, Flex Director, Flex Technical Sales.

External: Suppliers, Customers.

Accountabilities

For all customers :
-Be Customer Logistics SPOC.
-Perform Manual Invoicing and customer Inventory Management
-Book all transportation as per SLAs
-Create and maintain reporting systems to ensure target fulfilment
-Assist customer in planning / preparation and approval of Art, and Master Data setup
-Create and run customer sampling program



Job Qualifications
Qualifications and Technical Competencies Required

Education:
-Bachelor's Degree in Science or Business required. English language fluency is mandatory. Other languages are desirable.

Experience:
-At least 2 years of experience in logistics management, a good understanding of the whole value chain. Having an International experience is recommended. Multiple functional and multiple zone experience within AB-InBev is highly recommended.

Technical Competencies:
-Broad Technical and internal systems expertise. Experience and credibility across multiple areas: brewing, packaging, raw materials, equipment. Experience with SAP and PWM ideal.

Excellent Organizational Skills:
-Must have the ability to maintain relationship with many customers across multiple verticals and functions.

Executive Communication Skills:
-Effectively and regularly communicate status of key projects to multiple stakeholders across Flex and ABI, as well as maintain excellent communication with customers.

About Anheuser-Busch
For more than 160 years, Anheuser-Busch and its world-class brewmasters have carried on a legacy of brewing America's most-popular beers. Starting with the finest ingredients sourced from Anheuser-Busch's family of growers, every batch is crafted using the same exacting standards and time-honored traditions passed down through generations of proud Anheuser-Busch brewmasters and employees. Best known for its fine American-style lagers, Budweiser and Bud Light, the company's beers lead numerous beer segments and combined hold 46.4 percent share of the U.S. beer market. Budweiser and Bud Light Lime Lime-A-Rita were named Brands of the Year for the Beer and the Spirits, Malt Beverages and Wine categories, respectively, by Ace Metrix; in 2014. Anheuser-Busch is the U.S. arm of Anheuser-Busch InBev and operates 15 local breweries, 17 distributorships and 23 agricultural and packaging facilities across the United States, representing a capital investment of more than $15.9 billion. Its flagship brewery remains in St. Louis, Mo., and is among the global company's largest and most technologically capable breweries. Visitor and special beermaster tours are available at its St. Louis and five other Anheuser-Busch breweries. For more information, visit www.anheuser-busch.com.


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